TEAM

FACULTIES

XueTian

Education and Appointment:
2012.09-Present: Professor,USTC
2011.06-2012.08: Research Associate,Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
2006.03-2011.05: Postdoctoral Fellow (with Dr. King-Wai YAU),Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Neuroscience
2000.09-2005.05: Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Cellular Molecular Physiology
1995.09-2000.06: B.S. USTC, Biophysics and Neuroscience; Special Class for Gifted Young (SCGY)

Honors and Awards:
2003: American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions Selected Late-Breaking Science
2004: NIH Stem Cells Scholarship at the Keystone Stem Cells Symposium, NIH
2006: BEST BASIC SCIENCE PAPER by Circulation, AHA
2007: Final list of Life Science Research Foundation Fellowships
2013: 国家自然科学基金委优秀青年基金
2014: Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP),Young Investigator Grants
2019: 2019年度“中国生命科学十大进展”
2019: Cell杂志2019年最佳论文
2019: 国家自然科学基金委杰出青年基金
2020: 2020年度“中国神经科学重大进展”

Academic Post:
  • 2020-至今 国务院学术委员会第八届学科评议组成员
  • 2019-至今 教育部生物技术与生物工程教学指导委员会,委员
  • 2019-至今 中国医师协会眼科医师分会基础与临床转化专委会,委员
  • 2019-至今 中国神经科学学会,理事
  • 2018-至今 海峡两岸医药卫生交流协会眼科专委会眼干细胞学组,副组长
  • 2018-至今 中国生理学会,常务理事
  • 2018-至今 中国生物物理学会“组织建设工作委员会”主任委员
  • 2015-至今 中国细胞生物学学会,理事
  • 2015-至今 安徽省细胞生物学会,副理事长

  • Research Field of Interest:
  • Phototransduction
  • Non-image vision
  • Stem Cell
  • Photoreceptor Regeneration


  • zhangmei
      Mei Zhang(章梅), Ph.D.
    • Associate Research Professor, School of Life Sciences, USTC, China
    • Research Interest: Molecular mechanisms underlying retinal development.
      Stem cell & gene-based therapies for retinal degeneration diseases.
    • zhangmei@ustc.edu.cn


    chenjutao
      Jutao Chen(陈聚涛), Ph.D.
    • Associate Research Professor, School of Life Sciences, USTC, China
    • Research Interest: ipRGC Subcortical nerve circuits.
    • cjt@ustc.edu.cn


    chenjutao
      Changjie Ouyang(欧阳长杰), Ph.D.
    • Associate Research Professor, Xuzhou Medical University, China
    • Research Interest: ipRGC Subcortical nerve circuits.
    • ouyang7605@163.com


    STAFF

    chenli
      Li Chen(陈莉), Secretary
    • Job Description: Daily Management

    POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWS

    Mengjianjun

      Jianjun Meng(孟建军), Ph.D.
    • Ph.D: Fudan University
    • Research Interests: Glucose homeostasis
    • jianjunm@ustc.edu.cn


    mayuqian

      Yuqian Ma(马玉乾), Ph.D.
    • Ph.D: USTC
    • Research Interests: Phototransduction in ipRGC / NIR vision
    • mayuqian@ustc.edu.cn


    tongdali

      Dali Tong(童大力), Ph.D.
    • Ph.D: Institute of Neuroscience,Chinese Academy of Sciences
    • Research Interests: In vivo gene editing
    • tdl@ustc.edu.cn


    Mengjianjun

      Xingmeng Wang(汪星朦), M.D.
    • Ophthalmologist,the First Affiliated Hospital of USTC, China
    • Research Interests: glaucoma & cataract.
      Retinal diseases.
      Cornea diseases.
    • wangxingmeng@163.com


    JiaweiShen
      Yuan Cai(才源), Ph.D.
    • Ph.D: Neuroscience, USTC.
    • B.S: Biology, USTC.
    • Research Interests: In vivo gene editing.
    • cy0901@ustc.edu.cn

    VISITING SCHOLAR

    JiaweiShen
      Juan Chen(程娟), Ph.D.
    • Ph.D: : Biology, Anhui Medical university
    • Research Interests: Sleep and biological rhythm.
    • sophoscj12@163.com


    STUDENT

    JiaweiShen
      Min Wei(卫敏), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biology, Anhui Normal University
    • Research Interests: LncRNA Functional Prediction and single cell analysis
    • wmsmile@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Yiming Shi(史逸铭), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Bioengineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics Astronautics
    • Research Interests: IpRGCs and pattern vision
    • symustc@163.com


    JiaweiShen


    JiaweiShen
      Jiaxi Hu(胡佳希), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biology,Sichuan University.
    • Research Interests: Non-image forming vision.
      its subcortical neural circuitry.
    • hjiaxi@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Kai An(安楷), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biotechnology, Zhengzhou University.
    • Research Interests: Neural circuit of negative mood caused by light.
      Circadian rhythm-gated mechanism.
    • ankai@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      MD HASANUZZAMAN KHAN, Ph.D candidate.
    • M.S: Biology, Northeast Normal University.
    • Research Interests: Non-image forming vision.
      Neurobehavioral studies.
      Learning and memory.


    JiaweiShen
      Yunling Li(黎凌云), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biology,Anhui University.
    • Research Interests: Retinal organoid maturation.
    • lilyun@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Wenyang Yi(易文洋), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biosafety,Southwest University.
    • Research Interests: Retina development.
      The difference of retina macula and periphery.
    • ywy636@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Jiaming Zhang(张家明), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Food Science and Engineering,Northeast Agricultural University.
    • Research Interests: Image vision of iPRGCs.
    • 1742186793@qq.com


    JiaweiShen
      Ying Miao(苗莹), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biology,Lanzhou University.
    • Research Interests: Neural circuit mechanism of predatory behavior.
    • miaoy@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Yichuan Yao(姚艺川), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biology,Lanzhou University.
    • Research Interests: In vivo gene editing.
    • atg17@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Jiawei Shen(沈嘉伟), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Animal Science, Northeast Agricultural University
    • Research Interests: Photoentraiment and homeostasis.
    • sjiawei@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Xin Fang(方欣), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biology, Anhui University
    • Research Interests: Light signaling transmission mechanism in ipRGC.
    • 15156066542@163.com


    JiaweiShen
      Yufei Li(李俞霏), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biomedical Technology, Northeast Forestry University
    • Research Interests: Optical-Learning Memory Circuit Mechanism
    • lyufei@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Yanping Sun(孙艳萍), Ph.D candidate.
    • B.S: Biostatistics, Anhui University
    • Research Interests: Visual Neurology and Single Cell Analysis
    • 2928987267@qq.com


    JiaweiShen
      Xinfeng Huang(黄新凤), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Biomedical Engineering, Hunan University
    • Research Interests: Endocrine changing mediate by circadian rhythm.
    • hxf9196@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Yunuo Chen(陈雨诺), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Biology, Lanzhou University
    • Research Interests: Visual Neurology and Retina Single Cell Sequencing.
    • chenyn98@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Xialin Li(李夏琳), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Biotechnology, Nanjing Normal University
    • Research Interests: Differentiation of human iPS cells into retinal cells.
    • lixialin@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Hang Zhao(赵航), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Biotechnology, Zhengzhou University
    • Research Interests: Non-imaging-forming vision.
    • hangzhao@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      ZiShuo Li(李梓硕), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Biotechnology, Northeast Forestry University
    • Research Interests: Phototransduction in ipRGC / NIR vision.
    • lizishuo@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Qian Wang(王倩), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Biology, Lanzhou University.
    • Research Interests: Central projection & function of inhibitory RGC.
    • 3390346351@qq.com

    JiaweiShen
      Zhiping Chen(陈治平), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Biology, USTC.
    • Research Interests: Electron microscopic imaging of photoreceptors.
    • czp98@mail.ustc.edu.cn


    JiaweiShen
      Longfei Li(李龙飞), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Bioengineering, China University of Mining and Technology.
    • Research Interests: Visual Neurology and Single Cell Analysis.
    • longfei_l@126.com


    JiaweiShen
      Menmen Xiang(项门们), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Animal science , Northwest A&F University.
    • Research Interests: stem cell.
    • xmm894069133@163.com


    JiaweiShen
      Yongjia Sun(孙永佳), Graduate Student.
    • B.S: Biostatistics, Anhui University.
    • Research Interests: Visual Neurology and Treatment of Visual Disease.
    • 1498828134@qq.com

    JiaweiShen
      Jianing Yu(于佳宁), Undergraduate Student.
    • B.S: Chemical Biology, USTC.
    • Research Interests: -
    • yjn@mail.ustc.edu.cn

    JiaweiShen
      Minghong Wang(王铭弘), Undergraduate Student.
    • B.S: Biology, Ocean University of China.
    • Research Interests: -
    • wmh2027@163.com

    JiaweiShen

    JiaweiShen
      Minghao Fang(方明昊), Undergraduate Student.
    • B.S: Bioinformatics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China.
    • Research Interests: Bioinformatics and Visual Neurology.
    • minghaofang@126.com




    ALUMNI

    BaoJin

      Jin Bao(鲍进), Ph.D.
    • Current: Principal investigator, SIAT of CAS.
    • Professor, School of Life Sciences, USTC, China
    • Research Field of Interest: Synaptic plasticity in neuronal circuit.
      Non-imaging-forming vision.
      Neuronal basis of psychiatric disease.
    • baojin@ustc.edu.cn


    Huan Zhao, Ph.D, Hefei University. Professor. Email: 799667231@qq.com

    JiaweiShen
      Guang Li(李广), Ph.D.
    • Current: Johns Hopkins University. Post-Doctoral Fellows.
    • Ph.D: Neuroscience, HUST.
    • B.S: Biology, HUST.
    • Research Interests: Phototransduction in ipRGC
    • guangli090308@gmail.com

    JiaweiShen
      Haohuan Xie(谢浩寰), Ph.D.
    • Ph.D: Neuroscience, USTC.
    • B.S: Biotechnology, Hunan University.
    • Research Interests: Differentiation of human iPS cells into retinal cells.
      compared with human fetal retinal development.
    • xhhustc@mail.ustc.edu.cn

    JiaweiShen
      Jie Zhang(张洁), Ph.D.
    • Ph.D: Neuroscience, USTC.
    • B.S: Biology, USTC.
    • Research Interests: Retina and AD.
    • zj0316@ustc.edu.cn

    JiaweiShen
      Tasneem akhtar, Ph.D.
    • Ph.D: Neuroscience, USTC.
    • M.S: Neurobiology, UVAS Pakistan.
    • Research Interests: Stem cell technology.
    • tasneem.akhtar.12@gmail.com


    JiaweiShen
      Xiao Sun(孙筱), Master of Science.
    • M.S: Neuroscience, USTC.
    • B.S: Veterinary Medicine,Southwest University.
    • Research Interests: Mechanical of the differentiation from iPSCs to retina.
    • 304083491@qq.com